Month: December 2023

Carlos Lyra obituary

A charismatic performer and fine composer who played a key role in the development of bossa nova The singer, composer and guitarist Carlos Lyra, who has died aged 90, played […]

Kim Scott Tour Dates 2024

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Tony Oxley obituary

Drummer and percussionist who developed his own musical language as a composer A pivotal moment in the career of the British drummer and percussionist Tony Oxley came when a successful […]

The 10 best jazz albums of 2023

Nikki Iles affirmed her flawless ear, Gretchen Parlato and Lionel Loueke finished each other’s sentences and Tyshawn Sorey rewrote standard-song interpretation • More on the best music of 2023• More […]

December 18: Cory Weeds is No. 1

No. 1 on the JazzWeek Jazz Chart is Cory Weeds Home Cookin’ (Cellar Music Group). Most added (+10) and biggest mover (+78) is Gregory Porter Christmas Wish (Blue Note). Most […]

Larry Fink obituary

Photographer dedicated to portraying the humanity of people on both sides of the US’s social divide The photographer Larry Fink, who has died aged 82 from complications of kidney disease […]